A wide central hall with a decorated dome opens directly into the park. All around are various rooms with marble fireplaces and antique furnishing which preserve the original splendor of the country residence.
The hotel SINA Relais Villa Matilde is located in Romano Canavese, a peaceful ancient town, dominated by a high bell tower, near Valle d'Aosta, only 30 km north of Turin. The property boasts a very long history. Housed in a former Patrician villa, dating back to the 1700s, this property has undergone various renovations, in the last decade, to bring back its original beauty to life. Here it is possible to immerge oneself and relax in a green park with plain trees and chestnut trees. The main building presents 12 rooms and suites, all connected by beautiful and elegant halls. Surrounded by mountains, ancient monuments, castles, that conjure up the restless Medieval times, and acres and acres of vineyard, where exquisite Italian wines are produced every year, Romano Canavese offers the visitor in search for relaxation, a memorable stay. In July 2006, the hotel SINA Relais Villa Matilde will open its brand new SINA Wellness Centre, haven of relaxation and wellness, set in the former lemon grove area and equipped with fitness room, sauna, Turkish bath and massage rooms.
The main building disposes of 35 exclusive guestrooms and suites, each different from the other, all overlooking the park. Eight more rooms have been located in the spaces which once were used as the farm house. All guestrooms are provided with wooden floors and colorful fabrics offering in the same time the most modern comforts.
The former stables are now a Gourmet restaurant which offers traditional regional dishes to start from the "fritto misto alla Piemontese" or first courses «fondue» and truffle dishes and , to finish, the wonderful amaretto desserts all accompanied by selected local wines, among which a glass of the sweet «Passito di Caluso». Furthermore, a new restaurant has been opened by the pool during the summer months.
SINA Relais Villa Matilde set amidst an enchanting landscape surrounded by the Alps Mountains and green hills, the SINA Relais Villa Matilde is only 35 km away from Turin, the first capital of Italy. This region is known for the medieval art and its gastronomic pleasures including famous wines. The Relais is located in a lush private park with secular trees where Guests can spend a peaceful and relaxing stay.